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St. Peter's Basilica Ticket Skip the Line Access with Audio Guide Quick Confirmation

St. Peter's Basilica, self-guided app tour,

Set foot into one of the most important and extravagant churches in the world with priority St. Peter's Basilica tickets. Explore the holy sanctuary on your own pace with the Vatican's official audio guide.

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Want to have time to discover the grandeur of St. Peter's Basilica without the limitations of a tour? This self-guided package is the one for you!

With skip-the-line St. Peter's Basilica tickets and an informative audio guide, you'll see the church's most popular treasures and its lesser known gems.
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Adult (Age 18 & over)
USD 21.86
USD 21.86
Child (Age 7-17)
USD 16.26
USD 16.26
Infant (Age 0-6)
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Adult (Age 18 & over)
USD 21.86
USD 21.86
Child (Age 7-17)
USD 16.26
USD 16.26
Infant (Age 0-6)
  • Duration: 1.5 - 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English audio guide / Express St. Peter's Basilica ticket
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
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Starting time: 08:45 10:00 13:00 15:00
Starting time: 08:45 10:00 13:00 15:00
  • 08:30 Check-in at St. Peter’s Square
  • 08:45 Priority Access to St. Peter's Basilica
    Italy, Vatican, St. Peter's Basilica Avoid the long lines with your priority, all-day St. Peter's Basilica tickets. Download the official audio guided tour of the basilica to your smartphone or ask for traditional audio guides. Make sure to bring your own earphones to avoid buying onsite.
  • St. Peter's Basilica Audio Guide Tour (1 hour)
    La Pieta, Italy, Vatican, St. Peter's Basilica See the best of St. Peter's Basilica as this audio guided tour leads you around its greatest highlights. See Michaelangelo's masterpiece, "La Pieta" before marveling at the impressive dome and St. Peter's Baldachin.
  • Free Time
    Italy, Vatican, St. Peter's Basilica The audio guide tour is only for one hour, however, you can stay in the Basilica until it closes and soak in the sight of its extravagant interior.
  • 10:00 Tour Ends at St. Peter's Basilica
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Entrance to the Vatican requires a strict dress code. Shoulders and knees must be covered. Low cut or sleeveless tops or shorts are not allowed for both men and women. Guests that do not adhere to the dress code will not be permitted entry to the Vatican.
    • Children below 7 years old are free of charge and should provide a valid ID for proof of age.
Additional Note(s)
    • You must download the official audio guide of the St. Peter's Basilica to your mobile phone or tablet. Please check the PDF file attached for the download instructions.
    • The audio guide is available in English, Italian, German, French, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Polish, Portuguese, and Korean.
    • If you do not own a smart phone or a tablet, you can ask the staff from the local tour operator to have a traditional audio guide. You will be asked to present an identification document that will be held until the return of the device.
    • On Wednesdays, access to St. Peter's Basilica & Square may be closed at the time of the morning tour due to the Papal Audience.
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Can I take photos during my Vatican visit?
  • Non-flash photography is permitted in most areas of the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica. But, photography of any kind is not allowed inside the Sistine Chapel.
What should I wear on my Vatican visit?
  • Men, women, and children must have their shoulders and knees covered at all times. Low-cut clothing and hats are not allowed.
What is the best time to visit the Vatican?
  • If you want to avoid the crowds, go really early or really late. There are tours on VELTRA that provide access to the Sistine Chapel before it opens to the public and to the Vatican Museums after its operating hours.
What is the best day of the week to visit the Vatican?
  • Visit on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday to avoid most of the crowds.

    Most of the museums in Rome are closed on Mondays, the Papal Audience is staged every Wednesday, locals are part of the crowds on Saturdays and the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel are closed on Sundays.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 08:45 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 21.86
USD 21.86

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(4.44/5.00) 4.44 / 5
(16 reviews)

Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 1.5 - 3.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily


Very easy. Book to go first thing as it is so busy.
by: Len and Rose
Yes you can jump the queue but in order to meet your contact you need to know that there are two post offices! We waited until 20 minutes past the agreed time before a kind Vatican rep showed us the o...more
We paid 20euros to get 'skip the line' and entry. This was worth every penny as the que was absolutely ridiculous and was a estimated waiting time of 2-3 hours. We literally waited for about 5 minutes...more

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